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[REBOL] Re: can't call notepad

From: compkarori::gmail at: 14-May-2008 13:28

Try call/show "notepad.exe c:\rebol\fred.txt" or call/shell "notepad.exe c:\rebol\fred.txt" if using 2.7.6 On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 1:15 PM, Rosemary de Dear <rcm-formix.com.au> wrote:
> Hello list, > > The following works fine on my PC, but hasn't worked on a friend's PC ever > since she got a new machine; it's running XP as before. > > When invoking notepad, I get a black (could be DOS box) flash briefly > after agreeing to the Rebol security check, then notepad launches with the > txt file. However, there's not even a black flash on her machine. > > When calling the FTP programme, her machine plays the "connected" .wav > alert, but no WS-FTP screens are visible. > > I've shown the variations I've tried to call the external programmes. Is > anyone able to shed some light on this problem? > > Regards, Rosemary > > REBOL [] > > main: layout [ > origin 100x100 space 5x5 > button "Text 1" [call reduce ["notepad.exe" rejoin [c:\rebol\fred.txt]]] > button "Text 2" [call reduce ["notepad.exe" c:\rebol\fred.txt]] > button "Text 3" [call "notepad.exe c:\rebol\fred.txt"] > ;button "Text 4" [call reduce ["notepad.exe" rejoin ["fred.txt"]]] > button "FTP 1" [call "c:\program files\WS_FTP\WS_FTP95.exe"] > button "FTP 2" [call "c:\program files\WS_FTP\WS_FTP95.exe"] > ] > > view center-face main > > -- > > message ends > -- > To unsubscribe from the list, just send an email to > lists at rebol.com with unsubscribe as the subject. >
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